Meet Rob Hilarides.
He's a California dairy farmer who just spent a $600,000 grant to convert two of his dairy's semi trucks to run on bio-gas.
Bio-gas is a fancy term that really means the stuff that's produce when you convert cow manure into purified and pressurized methane. His trucks
It is a painful fact but the world wide economy is circling the toilet.In the United States the car companies are calling uncle, and begging uncle Sam for more billions every press conference.But for some drivers around the world these issues are just minor speed bumps along the road to
As both General Motors Corp and Chrysler are about to submit their detailed restructuring plans in hopes of securing additional bailout billions, it is natural to wonder what would have happened if GM had not killed the EV1?"I think that they would be sitting pretty," says longtime automotive journalist James
Saturn will cease operations as a General Motors automotive brand as of 2011 according to the GM restructuring plan submitted today.The death of Saturn may be premature, but GM plans to cease product development, and the current cars may or may not receive minor updates according to GM senior
While President Barack Obama no longer needs a new car, you still might.So how will the $787 billion stimulus package help you buy a new car?The new legislation will help car buyers to deduct the purchase's sales tax from taxable income.
It wasn't all that long ago that you would have been hard pressed to find a hatchback car for sale in the U.S.But now with the crossover craze in full swing BMW just pulled the cloth off of the new 5 Series Gran Turismo (GT) concept.This car is scheduled to
Audi is about to launch the all new A4 2010 allroad quattro at the Geneva auto show next month, but here's a sneak preview of the ready to go wagon.The new allroad quattro is based on Audi's new A4 wagon and features more rugged looks, a higher ground
With so many new car designs being unveiled at the 2009 Chicago auto show, what would you consider the most beautiful car of all time?Perhaps a Jaguar E-type?Or how about a Cord 810?Surely it must be the Ferrari 250GT.
The 2009 Chicago Auto Show, the nation's largest, is about to get underway with manufacturers displaying the cars they hope will sell well in 2009.But what are the best and worst cars on display at this year's Chicago Auto Show?Today, let's continue with the best cars.
365 horsepower.That's the jaw dropping number that Ford sprung on the automotive press at the Chicago auto show when it unveiled the new Taurus SHO (for super-high output).Ford is reviving the SHO this year to showcase its performance and technology know how. The new SHO features:
The 2009 Chicago Auto Show , the nation's largest, is about to get underway with manufacturers displaying the cars they hope will sell well in 2009.But what are the best and worst cars on display at this year's Chicago Auto Show?Today, let's start with the worst cars.
The $838 billion stimulus package that is slowly working through congress includes about $2 billion to help stimulate the sales of hybrid and new cars.
You've heard the stories of old, rare, and forgotten cars found in barns that fetch astronomical sums at auction.
This weekend the mother of all "barn finds" sold in Paris at Bonhams Retromobile auction for 3.5 million euros ($4.53 million). To be fair, the car was discovered in a garage
The current generation of fossil fuel powered cars are really efficient at returning things. Be it:- carbon into the atmosphere- pollution into the air and/or- you and your books to the library.
$4,196 per vehicle, that's the average amount that new Chrysler car buyers can potentially save in manufacturer rebates.A recent report by Edmunds.com estimates that the average rebate for new cars last month was $2,714.
"Automakers need to clear out leftover inventory from the 2008 model year, and that effort is boosting
In an attempt to pass his economic stimulus package President Obama was recently quoted as saying, "I don’t care if you are driving in a hybrid or an SUV, if you are driving toward a cliff you’ve got to change directions."It could be construed that his statement was meant to